One of the big trends in the past four years has been companies developing E Ink e-readers that use Google Android. This OS provides users with the flexibility to sideload in their own apps or download them via an accompanied app market such as Google Play. There are two major challenges for app developers that want to … [Read more...] about These are the challenges for developing apps for an Android e-Reader
People started paying attention to to the e-reader industry in 2007 when Amazon released the Kindle. The industry exploded in the ensuing years and many other companies started to make their own models, with varying degrees of success. There are a few different companies that have been at the forefront of the … [Read more...] about A Short History of E-Paper and the eReader Revolution
E-Paper industry experts in Europe have told Good e-Reader that Freescale is dialing back on e-ink support. The semi-conductor company is said to only provide direct support to only two different companies, Netronix and Yitoa.In December of 2015 NXP closed its nearly $12 billion deal to acquire Freescale. The deal … [Read more...] about Industry Experts Say Freescale is Dialing Back on e-Ink Support
Freescale has always played a major role in the evolution of the e-reader industry. The companies processors have powered the very first Kindle and continue to play a central role on the Kindle Voyage the Barnes and Noble Nook Glowlight Plus. In June, Freescale announced a major innovation, the IMX 7 dual core … [Read more...] about When will e-reader companies Adopt IMX7?
Freescale and e-Ink have both played a pivotal role for the entire e-reader revolution. E-Paper and the processors that power them have run in tandem from the very first Sony e-Reader to the modern day Kindle Voyage. The future of e-readers may be in doubt when news broke today that Freescale has been purchased by … [Read more...] about Will Freescale Continue to Support e-Readers?
Freescale and e-Ink have both played a pivotal role for the entire e-reader revolution. E-Paper and the processors that power them have run in tandem from the very first Sony e-Reader to the modern day Kindle Paperwhite 2. Many people in the industry are unfamiliar on the exact role that Freescale has played in the … [Read more...] about Freescale Talks about the e-Reader Revolution
The biggest Election of 2013 is about to occur and has reverberating effect on the entire e-reading, and digital publishing industry! We are of course talking about the Freescale Top Tech Pundit of 2013!Every year, Freescale puts together a top Tech Pundit election that puts the spotlight on the worlds most … [Read more...] about Freescale Launches Top Tech Pundit 2013 Election
The biggest announcement that Freescale had to make at the Electronica event is that the company has started the production of a new series of processors. Freescale believes the new processors will bring about a quantum change in the way we perceive the mobile device segment, such as ebook readers and tablet PCs. The … [Read more...] about Freescale Launches New Gen i.MX 6 Series Processors
Freescale has been attending various technology conferences over the course of the last two months showing off their new i.MX 6 series of processors. The i.MX 6SoloLite is especially interesting because it was specifically designed for the next generation of e-readers.The new i.MX 6SoloLite is an expansion on their … [Read more...] about Freescale i.MX 6SoloLite to power the Next Generation of e-Readers
We are proud to announce today that out of a field of initially 80 different blogs, Freescale Semiconductor has shortlisted our own Good e-Reader as being one of the Top 20 Tech Blogs in the world! This is a huge step forward and a great honor that they—and by extension YOU—have recognized our website has being the … [Read more...] about Freescale Shortlisted Good e-Reader for the Smart Mobile Device Pundit of 2012
Freescale the company whose processors are in 95% of all e-ink based e-readers has recognized Good e-Reader and put us on the ballet for their Tech Pundit of the Year! This is a great honor for us to be on this prestigious list alongside Wired, Verge, Gizmodo, and the New York Times!We would like to implore all of … [Read more...] about Nominate Good e-Reader as Freescale’s Smart Mobile Device Pundit 2012
One company that we don't hear much about in the consumer electronic market is Freescale. The reason for this is that they are traditionally back stage players. They make the chips which are fitted on e-book readers or other in-vehicle entertainment systems. We see the devices everywhere but are not much aware of the … [Read more...] about New Low-Power Freescale Chips for e-Readers and Tablets to Debut in Second Half of 2012